UK business ‘must wake up’ to China’s Uighur cotton slaves


Rich States Uncover Tax Windfall, Undercutting Push for Aid

(Bloomberg) — It was a shocking, and seemingly improbable, figure.Eight months into the pandemic — and the brutal economic collapse it triggered — California‚Äôs budget watchdog said the state was poised to pocket a windfall of some $26 billion. Just as New York and Connecticut had revealed weeks earlier, tax revenue was coming in at a clip no one expected, thanks in part to the booming stock market.And so it has largely played out across the country this year, albeit to a smaller extent in many of the less well-to-do